Kidder Township, Caldwell County, Missouri

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Kidder Township
Map highlighting Kidder Township, Caldwell County, Missouri.svg
Coordinates: 39°45′18″N 094°07′28″W / 39.75500°N 94.12444°W / 39.75500; -94.12444Coordinates: 39°45′18″N 094°07′28″W / 39.75500°N 94.12444°W / 39.75500; -94.12444
Country United States
State Missouri
County Caldwell
 • Total 36.1 sq mi (93.49 km2)
 • Land 36.07 sq mi (93.42 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)  0.06%
Elevation[1] 922 ft (281 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 891
 • Density 24.7/sq mi (9.5/km2)
FIPS code 29-38540[2]
GNIS feature ID 0766364

Kidder Township is one of twelve townships in Caldwell County, Missouri, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 891.

Kidder Township was established in 1867.[3]


Kidder Township covers an area of 36.1 square miles (93 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Kidder. It contains four cemeteries: Cameron Memorial Gardens, Kenney, Kidder and McDaniel.

The streams of East Sheep Creek, Jordan Branch, Long Branch and West Sheep Creek run through this township.


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Caldwell County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 7 September 2016. 

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